Local Election results 6 May 2021

Results

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an election is to be held for PARISH COUNCILLORS for the following Parish Ward. 

Number of parish councillors to be elected

Name of Saddleworth Parish Ward

Number of  Parish Councillors to be elected

Greenfield

2

Nomination Papers can be obtained from the Returning Officer at the Elections Office, Room 222, Civic Centre, West Street, Oldham, OL1 1UL on Monday to Friday 10.00am to 4pm, excluding bank holidays.

Nomination Papers must be delivered to the Returning Officer at the Elections Office, Room 222, Civic Centre, West Street, Oldham, OL1 1UL, on any date after the date of this notice, on Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5pm, excluding bank holidays, but no later than 4pm on Thursday 8 April 2021.

Applications to be included in the register of electors must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by Monday 19 April 2021, if they are to be effective for the election. Applications may be sent directly to the Electoral Registration Officer at the Elections Office, Room 222, Civic Centre, West Street, Oldham, OL1 1UL or made via the online registration service at: https://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote

Electors and their proxies should take note that applications to vote by post must reach the Elections Office, Room 222, Civic Centre, West Street, Oldham, OL1 1UL by 5pm on Tuesday 20 April 2021 if they are to be in place for this election.  This includes making alterations to existing arrangements on a permanent basis or making a separate application for a ballot paper to be sent to a different address for this particular election.

Applications to appoint a proxy must reach the Elections Office by no later than 5pm on Tuesday 27 April 2021 except in cases where unforeseen illness or incapacity occurs after that time in which case applications may be made up until 5pm on Thursday 6 May 2021.

Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on the grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at the Elections Office, Room 222, Civic Centre, West Street, Oldham, OL1 1UL by 5 p.m. on Thursday 6 May 2021. The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5pm on Tuesday 27 April 2021. To apply on the grounds of work/service, the person must have become aware that they cannot go to the polling station in person after 5pm on Tuesday 27 April 2021

All applications to vote by proxy, or to alter existing proxy arrangements by changing the person who is appointed as a proxy, on coronavirus grounds (including where a person is self-isolating due to having coronavirus or being at risk of having it, where a person is shielding, or where a person who has already been appointed as an applicant’s proxy is similarly affected by coronavirus) must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer by 5:00 pm on Thursday 6 May 2021, if they are to be effective for the election

If the election is contested, the poll will take place on Thursday 6 May 2021 from 7am to 10pm.

Dr Carolyn Wilkins OBE

Returning Officer 

29 March 2021